Border Patrol Agent Shot Dead In ‘Drug Corridor’

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A US Border Patrol agent has been shot dead and another wounded after coming under fire in an area of Arizona used by drug smugglers and human traffickers.

Three agents were responding to a ground sensor that had been tripped about five miles from the Mexican border, near the city of Bisbee, when the shooting began, authorities said.

The wounded agent’s injuries are not believed to be life-threatening while the third agent was unharmed.

The agent who was killed was named as Nicholas Ivie, originally from Utah. He is the fourth border official to die in Arizona in the last two years.

 

Read more at SKY

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